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What is a columbarium?

A columbarium is like a mausoleum, except that the wall spaces, called "niches," are much smaller to accommodate containers with ashes. Once the urn containing the ashes has been interred in the columbarium, a bronze plaque will be placed on the outside of the niche identifying whose remains are interred inside. Like spaces in a mausoleum, the prices for columbarium niches will vary depending on the location of the niche in the columbarium. 

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